MTN Ghana Adjusts Tariffs As 1% Covid-19 Health Recovery Levy Begins

MTN Ghana CEO, Selorm Adadevoh

Accra, Ghana//-MTN Ghana has announced an adjustment of its tariffs following the introduction of the 1% Covid-19 Health recovery levy by the government.

The new levy took effect from 1st May, 2021.

Tariffs for all voice calls, data and SMS have been amended to reflect the new requirement.

The adjustment will also be made across all services and platforms this includes Mobile bundle purchases and Usage, Fiber to the Home/Business , air time and bundle purchase through 3rd party Apps, Sunday special, Just4U, Jaara, VAS services, Roaming, IDD, reloads through voucher, EVD, MoMo and Postpaid, according to a press release from the company.

Commenting on the tariff adjustment, the Chief Corporate Services Executive Officer of MTN Ghana, Samuel Koranteng said: “We are implementing this marginal adjustment in our tariffs to comply with
the new law”.

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